The Sims 3 Dated for February 2009

Electronic Arts today announced that The Sims 3 will be available via digital download and in stores on February 20, 2009. nope The company also notes that The Sims 3 Collector's Edition will hit on the same date. The special edition includes the full game, The Sims merchandise, and an exclusive "bonus in-game Italian-Style Sports Car."

Says EA of the sequel's additions: "The feature-set includes a new seamless, open neighborhood, new Create-a-Sim, new unique personality traits, new unlimited customization and new gameplay that's quick and rewarding."